National Office Nominations and Elections

Dear FBA Member:

Pursuant to the Federal Bar Association’s Bylaws, the Nominations and Elections Committee shall cause a ballot to be transmitted to each member of the Association in good standing by June 15. Elections for FBA National Officers, Board of Directors, and Circuit Vice Presidents will take place electronically this year.

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Prior to the opening of electronic voting on June 15, members in good standing will receive a personalized message by email from the FBA that will include a link to the FBA’s election page on the ElectionsOnline website, along with an election login username and password. (Your username and password for the election will differ from your username and password used for

Once logged into the ElectionsOnline website, you will be welcomed by name and provided with instructions as to 1) how to obtain biographical information for each candidate (click on a candidate's name) and 2) how to vote for specific candidate (select the button to the left). Below the instructions is the ballot, which lists the names of all eligible nominees, in an order drawn by lot, under the respective office for which each has been nominated, with a space provided for writing in the name of a candidate for each office.

If you have any questions regarding the online elections process, please contact the FBA’s national headquarters at (571) 481-9100. Voting will begin on June 15 and continue through August 1 and close at 5:00 p.m. EDT.

Thank you in advance for participating in the FBA’s national elections.


Hon. Gustavo A. Gelpi, Jr.
FBA President and Nominations and Elections Committee Chair


FY2015 Candidates for National Office

FBA Application for National Office

National Officer Qualifications

Eligiblity requirements for FBA national officers.

2014 Nominations and Elections Committee


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